The first table below looks at the demand for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 13 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.32% 5.22% 2.50%
As % of the System Software category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £28,750 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 7.32% 5.22% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 1
Average salary £21,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Active Directory
South Wales

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) MCP
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Apple
5 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Wintel Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
1 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (12.50%) LINQ
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (37.50%) XenApp
1 3 (37.50%) Terminal Services
1 3 (37.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) ARCserve
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
1 1 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard